US-23 resurfacing in Iosco County starts Monday

Contact: James Lake, MDOT Office of Communications, LakeJ1@Michigan.gov , 906-250-0993
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Iosco

HIGHWAY:
US-23

CLOSEST CITY:
Tawas

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Monday, July 8, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Friday, Aug. 16, 2019

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $498,000 to resurface 4 miles of US-23 in two segments: from south of Ruel Road to the Tawas River bridge, and from Andrew Drive to the north Iosco County line.

Project map: https://bit.ly/2XrKTpM 

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
This work will require daytime single-lane closures with traffic regulators.

SAFETY FEATURES:
Resurfacing will provide drivers with a smoother, safer drive and will extend the life of the roadway. This project includes new pavement markings.